entrance

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations noun: /ˈɛntrəns/, verb: /ɪnˈtrɑːns/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɛntrəns/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(n. entrəns; v. en trans, -träns)


Inflections of 'entrance' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
entrances
v 3rd person singular
entrancing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
entranced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
entranced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: place for entering
Synonyms:
entryway, entry , gate , door , doorway , gateway , opening , way in, lobby , hall , hallway, foyer , portal, vestibule, passage , threshold , approach
Antonyms:
exit , way out, outlet
Sense: Noun: act of coming in
Synonyms:
arrival , entry , admission , admittance, induction , coming , incoming , approach , access , appearance , penetration, initiation, inception , ingression, accession, debut, importation, baptism, enlistment, invasion, immigration, enrollment, enrolment (UK)
Antonyms:
exit , departure , leaving , leave
Sense: Verb: enchant
Synonyms:
enchant, charm , enrapture, captivate, enthrall, enthral (UK), fascinate, bewitch, put a spell on, cast a spell on, cast a spell over, delight , beguile
Antonyms:
bore, tire , disenchant, repel, displease, repulse, disgust, turn off
Sense: Verb: put into a trance
Synonyms:
hypnotize, hypnotise (UK), mesmerize, mesmerise (UK), spellbind, put sb into a trance, cast a spell on, put a spell on
Antonyms:
disenchant, bring round, bring back, snap out of it (informal), wake

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